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The Girl I Used to Know

Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
Length: 10 hrs and 2 mins
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Amanda King and Tess Cuffe are strangers who share the same Georgian house, but their lives couldn't be more different. Amanda seems to have it all, absolute perfection. She projects all the accoutrements of a lady who lunches. Sadly, the reality is a soulless home, an unfaithful husband and a very lonely heart. By comparison, in the basement flat, unwanted tenant Tess has spent a lifetime hiding and shutting her heart to love. It takes a bossy doctor, a handsome gardener, a pushy teenager and an abandoned cat to show these two women that sometimes letting go is the first step to moving forward and new friendships can come from the most unlikely situations.

©2017 Faith Hogan (P)2018 W. F. Howes Ltd

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  • Marya
  • 26-05-2020

Very enjoyable read

Really good book and the narrator was excellent. Would definitely recommend this to other readers

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 22-03-2019

Fair

It was hard to get into at first, but it did pick up once I was about 1/3rd into it.

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  • MS Wheeler
  • 01-12-2018

Beautiful

I adored this book, funny sad and simply charming beautifully narrated by Aoife McMahon, didn’t want it to end

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  • Ann D
  • 07-08-2019

Lovely, well written book

I really enjoyed this. I listened to it at every opportunity. It’s a simple, ‘feel good’ tale, but one that is very well written, with engaging, richly drawn characters. The lovely story is enhanced by the, as always, faultless and warm narration by Aoife McMahon.

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  • Catherine
  • 04-02-2020

Great book, great narrator.

Great book to listen to, made all the more interesting due to the brilliant narrator.
The story revolves around the lives of two very different women a generation apart in age and from very different backgrounds, but whose lives are brought together by differing but tragic circumstances.
Well written, well narrated.
A joy to listen to.